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12 Family Staycations The Kids Will Love

A list of family-friendly staycation packages in Singapore.

By Kelvin Low      18 September 2020

With many countries shuttered to all but essential travellers, many travel plans have been disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Fret not, staycation packages are being rolled out, catering for everyone from couples to young families.

Take a dive through these deals on offer. While these venues have been checked against Singapore Tourism Board’s list of approved hotels, they may still be subject to changes.

Kids Stay Free, Fun For Whole Family

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore

mandarinoriental.com/singapore/marina-bay/luxury-hotel

Families can look forward to a plethora of fun-filled activities at the Nerf Action Xperience or Kiztopia. Kiztopia offers various engaging activities designed to strengthen physical, emotional, cognitive and social development, while the Nerf Action Xperience challenges the family with various play zones.

SAFRA members get to enjoy accommodation in the City Suite room from S$388++ per night, which includes the following:

Breakfast for two adults and two children
Complimentary two rollaway beds
Complimentary choice of either a three-hour duration of family activities at Kiztopia or a NERF Action Xperience
20% discount for spa treatments

Fun Family Playcation

Shangri-La Hotel Singapore

shangri-la.com/en/singapore/shangrila

An urban oasis set amid 15 acres of landscaped gardens, and minutes away from bustling Orchard Road, this hotel boasts an extensive range of 11 restaurants and bars serving cuisines such as Cantonese, Japanese, Modern-European and Italian. The hotel is welcoming of families, boasting an interactive play area and themed rooms and suites to entertain the young ones.

SAFRA members can enjoy a special deal on the Garden Wing Deluxe City View Room at S$345++ per night. This rate includes:

Breakfast for two adults, and two children below 12 years old
Extra bed for one child below 12 years old
One playtime session at Buds by Shangri-La per night
One playtime session at Splash Zone per night
15% discount at Origin Grill
Complimentary parking

Capri Master Chef Junior Staycation

Capri by Fraser

singapore.capribyfraser.com

Urban inspired, high-tech and intuitive, Capri by Fraser, Changi City offers an extensive range of facilities and services together with comfort and convenience. It has 313 studios with fully-equipped kitchenettes, complimentary high-speed internet access, and state-of-the-art home entertainment systems.

This package will introduce kids to the art of cooking. Choose between an easy pancake recipe starter kit, or let the little chefs run free with their creativity with the curated fruit decoration activities.

The package starts from S$198++ per room per night. The rate is inclusive of:

Daily breakfast for up to two adults and one child
“Little Chef” cooking starter kit with little apron for one child
Late check-out till 4pm
Complimentary high-speed WiFi access
Children below 11 years old stay free with shared existing bedding

Kids Themed Room

Village Hotel Bugis

stayfareast.com/en/Hotels/Village-Hotel-Bugis

Explore the crossroads of culture, from the nearby Kampong Glam to the charming Haji Lane and Arab Street which feature cafes and artistic boutiques. Complete your Village experience at the conserved pre-war shophouses with a shopping outing at Bugis Village.

The Kids Themed Room offers you and your little ones the ideal space to play and sleep, coupled with children-themed decorations, modern furnishings and thoughtful kids’ amenities. Each room comes with a king bed and a sofa bed.

SAFRA members enjoy 15% off the best available rate!

Family Rooms and Suites

Orchard Rendezvous Hotel

rendezvoushotels.com.sg/en/hotels/orchard-rendezvous-hotel

Orchard Rendezvous Hotel boasts large 50-60sqm Family Rooms which are ideal for families. Conveniently located at the start of Orchard Road, it is a short walk from the MRT station. The Singapore Botanic Gardens is only a 5-minute drive away.

The Family Room With Bunk Bed is designed for a family of four. It features kids’ amenities such as toothbrush, cutlery, and a welcome gift hamper. Kids can be entertained with activities such as colouring sheets and word search, contained in the room’s Bizzie Box. Alternatively, you can rent board games from the hotel or draw using the chalkboard as a bonding activity.

SAFRA members enjoy 15% off the best available rate!

Family Getaway

Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa

sentosa.amarahotels.com

There is plenty to do at this luxury resort with 140 5-star rooms, suites, villas, and a mansion. Take a dip in the pool, explore the resort’s grounds, or bond over some specially curated family activities. The Family Getaway staycation package includes accommodation of your choice, breakfast for two adults and one child, S$80 F&B credits and a themed family activity.

Rates from S$415++ per room per night, and includes:

Complimentary Sentosa Island admission
Complimentary WIFI throughout the resort
Complimentary access to gym operated by Aileron Wellness
Themed family activity in the resort, conducted daily from 3-4pm daily at the Shutters Restaurant.

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